Thursday's NBA Odds
(TheSpread) – The NBA Schedule for Thursday features just three games. Here is a look at the odds for the games taking place.
The featured game of the night has the New York Knicks hosting the Los Angeles Lakers at 8PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Knicks are the clear favorite at home, as they have odds of -7 points against the Lakers. The over/under total for the game has been set at 209 points. New York is 16-5 on the season, 8-0 at home and 13-8 against the spread while the Lakers are 9-13 overall, 2-7 on the road and 9-13 ATS. The Lakers have won and covered in four of their last five against the Knicks.
The other featured game on the night has the Atlanta Hawks hosting the Charlotte Bobcats at 7:30PM ET (View Matchup). The oddsmakers see the Hawks as a favorite, giving them odds of -10.5 points against the Bobcats. The over/under total has been set at 194.5 points. The Hawks are 13-6 overall, 7-3 at home and 8-10-1 against the spread. Cleveland is 7-14 overall, 2-5 on the road and 9-12 against the spread. The Hawks already own two wins over the Bobcats this season and have covered in five of their last six against Charlotte.
For odds and point totals for each of Thursday’s games, see below.
2012 NBA Odds & Over/Under Totals for Thursday, December 13
501 Charlotte Bobcats +10.5 (194.5)
502 Atlanta Hawks -10.5
503 Los Angeles Lakers +7 (209)
504 New York Knicks -7
505 San Antonio Spurs N/A
506 Portland Trail Blazers N/A